Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Riverwood, Arlington, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Rachel

I will spend time with your cat

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Rachel was available to make a couple of drop-in visits during the holidays when I was away and I couldn't have been more grateful! She was really great at ... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
2. Nikki

Trained Animal Care Specialist

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nikki did drop-in visits with my cat while I was away for a few days. She was great! I really appreciated the updates that she sent with pictures. When I ... (more)"

3. Raven

D1 Athlete ready to love puppies!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Raven took care of my two cats while I was away for a weekend. I came home to two very happy cats. While I was away she sent me pictures of them eating dinne... (more)"

4. Moxy

I was a Great Dane in a past life.

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Moxy is a professional who clearly adores dogs and can create a fast relationship with them. I would ask Moxy to look after our dog again and highly recomm... (more)"

5. Kelly

Fun-loving & responsible dogsitter!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"We booked Kelly to check in on our two dogs in the mornings and evenings while they were home over the Thanksgiving weekend. She was extremely responsive and... (more)"

6. Tara

Home Full-Time & Animal Lover!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Tara is an excellent dog sitter for me since I can’t see my pup Jack during the day while I’m working. She’s also been very helpful with puppy advice. I alwa... (more)"

7. Marissa

Dog's best friend!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marissa is an excellent caretaker for dogs!! She dog sat for me for several years, watching my beagle and border collie, and I never had a complaint! Marissa... (more)"

8. Melissa

The Perfect PetPal for Your Pet!!

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

16 repeat clients

"Melissa always takes such great care of our two cats! We have peace-of-mind knowing she's looking in on them when we need her too! (more)"

9. Jennie

Dog lover and animal advocate!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington , VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jennie did a great job. She was pleasant and professional and kept me notified of her visits through the Rover app. She also sent me pictures of my pet, whic... (more)"

10. Marie

Friendly Dog Walker/Sitter

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Marie was fantastic with my dog Marley, who is a recent rescue. It was obvious from the start that she cared about his well-being and was very patient with h... (more)"

11. Rachel

Treating Your Dog Like My Own

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel was great with our pups, even when our little one was unsure of a new person in their house. I got a great vibe that she loves dogs and knows how to m... (more)"

12. Madeline

Dog, cat, rabbit — I love them all!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Madeline was great! We received lots of updates and photos of her visits. We left definitely feeling like our dog was in good hands and we returned with the ... (more)"

13. Laura

I've never met a dog I didn't love!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Laura is a lifetime lover of dogs of all shapes and sizes. She really enjoys playing with dogs as well as long petting sessions. She is also very responsib... (more)"

14. Tia

Caring, energetic dog lover.

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tia was great! Super easy to schedule and communicate with. This was our first booking through Rover and she was very patient as I learned the ropes! (more)"

15. Megan

Absolute dog lover, has experience!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Megan was great with my pet, including oral medicine administration. Also good at communicating with me while I was gone. (more)"

16. Caitlin

Flexible schedule for overnights!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Best dog sitter ever. Caitlin does a super job of taking care of our Frenchies. She has been watching our dogs for over 7 years. She is reliable, trustworthy... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Soraya

I wish doggys could talk

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Soraya is the best, she's always extremely flexible and I know she takes great care of my dog while I am away. Would definitely recommend her to anyone looki... (more)"

18. Jennifer

Excellent care for your pet

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: I will take excellent care of your pets! I will be very attentive with each animal's needs and will provide the highest quality pet sitting. Beside... (more)

19. Meredith

Puppy pal and dog lover!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was an AMAZING dog walker! She was extremely thorough in her notes/updates about Dezi and even went the extra mile to write me a story about the wal... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Lizzie

Love to run

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Although I've never had a dog of my own, I've been a sitter for friends and family for many years. I have also done volunteer work here and there w... (more)

Pet parents in Riverwood, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Riverwood pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Riverwood, Arlington, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Riverwood pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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